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Leigh Centurions coach dismisses allegations of dirty play from Toronto Wolfpack

Leigh Centurions coach dismisses allegations of dirty play from Toronto Wolfpack

TORONTO — The Leigh Centurions have dismissed Wolfpack coach Brian McDermott's accusations of foul play in Toronto's 46-12 rugby league win last Saturday.

Kelsey Mitchell's track cycling talent emerges in time for Tokyo 2020

CALGARY — Kelsey Mitchell did not own a bike when she was recruited into track cycling. Two years later, she's a world-record holder and winner of international gold. "I still don't see myself as a cyclist," Mitchell told The Canadian Press.

B.C. bantamweight Cole Smith confident heading into hometown UFC match

VANCOUVER — He may be a professional fighter preparing for his second UFC bout, but Cole Smith isn't afraid to show off his care-free side.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games MLB American League Toronto 8 Boston 0 Oakland 5 Houston 3 Kansas City 8 Chicago White Sox 6 Cleveland 4 L.A. Angels 3 Texas 10 Tampa Bay 9 N.Y. Yankees at Detroit (Postponed) National League Milwaukee 7 Miami 5 N.Y.

Canadian Premiere League Roundup: Nikolas Ledgerwood leads Cavalry over Edmonton

EDMONTON — Nikolas Ledgerwood scored in the 27th minute as Cavalry FC went on to beat Edmonton FC 1-0 on Wednesday in Canadian Premiere League action. Calgary's Cavalry FC (6-1-4) jumped Forge FC of Hamilton for first place in fall league standings.
Toronto FC and New York City FC play to 1-1 draw

Toronto FC and New York City FC play to 1-1 draw

NEW YORK — Alejandro Pozuelo scored in the 40th minute as Toronto FC tied New York City FC 1-1 Wednesday night to run their unbeaten streak to eight matches across all competition.
Tellez and Hernandez homer as Blue Jays dump slumping Red Sox 8-0

Tellez and Hernandez homer as Blue Jays dump slumping Red Sox 8-0

Toronto rookie pitcher Trent Thornton tried a different grip on his curveball Wednesday night for his first big-league relief appearance. The switch paid immediate dividends.
Bruins extend contract of coach Bruce Cassidy

Bruins extend contract of coach Bruce Cassidy

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins signed coach Bruce Cassidy to a multiyear contract extension Wednesday, a reward for leading the team to the Stanley Cup Final in just his second full season on the bench.

Defenceman Michael Stone returns to Calgary Flames, signs one-year contract

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames are bringing Michael Stone back after buying out the defenceman's contract. The Flames and Stone agreed to a one-year contract worth US$700,000, the team announced Wednesday.
Patriots' Brown practices, status for Sunday's game unclear

Patriots' Brown practices, status for Sunday's game unclear

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Patriots receiver Antonio Brown practiced with the team for the first time on Wednesday, a day after his former trainer filed a civil lawsuit in Florida accusing him of sexually assaulting her on three occasions.